Robert Scholes

Robert Scholes (1835-1891) was born 19 Nov. 1835 in Manchester, Lancashire, England. He was the son of George S. Scholes and Maria Whitehead. He married Susan Cornelia Woodruff, daughter of Wilford Woodruff and Phebe Whittemore Carter, on 30 Jan. 1859. He was baptized 30 Oct. 1853 in Great Salt Lake City, Great Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory. He died 14 Jul. 1891 in Onawa, Monona Co., Iowa.

Footnotes

Robert B. Scholes (LCR3-77G), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 5 Apr. 2021). Robert Scholes, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/robert-scholes, accessed 10 Feb. 2022). 1860 U.S. Census, 14th Ward, Great Salt Lake City, Salt Lake Co., Utah Territory, p. 60, Robert Scholes. “Robert Scholes,” Saints by Sea: Latter-day Saints Immigration to America (https://saintsbysea.lib.byu.edu/, accessed 17 Apr. 2021). 1880 U.S. Census, Franklin, Monona Co., Iowa, p. 34, ED, 154, Rbt Scholes. “Jottings About Town,” Sioux City Journal (Sioux City, Iowa), 19 Jul. 1891, p. 8. “Robert B. Scholes,” Graceland Cemetery. Blencoe, Monona Co., IA; Find A Grave, 13 Mar. 2012, memorial no. 86723093 (https://findagrave.com, accessed 21 Apr. 2021).

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  • Page 193

    Part of Journal (December 29, 1833 – January 3, 1838)

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    Robert Scholes ^Born Nov 19. 1835^ Married to Susan Cornelia Woodruff Dughter of Wilford & Phebe W. Woodruff. Jan 30. 1859 Names Births Marriages Deaths Age Eugenia Amelia 20 minuts to 3 oclock Mar 21st 1860 ^Nov 3rd 1883^ Phebe Carter Oct 6 1862 ...
  • Page 142

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    September 2, 1856 ~ Tuesday 2nd I spent the day in the office preparing History I called upon President Young Brother Kimball & Grant was there reading the Calaforn[ia] News President Young called upon me at the office & conversed upon the subject of his history & Journal R. L. Campbell T Bullock & Myself walked with him to see the Font which is building in the public or temple Block. I ...
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    August 4, 1856 August 5, 1856 August 6, 1856 September 2, 1856 September 3, 1856
  • Page 41

    Part of Journal (January 1, 1854 – December 31, 1859)

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    August 29, 1854 ~ Tuesday 29 Aug I left the canyon & returned to the city 25 m August 30, 1854 ~ Wednesday 30 I went into Harkers Canyon & got a load of pine for posts spent the night in the canyon 25 August 31, 1854 ~ Thursday 31 I returned home to the city 25 [FIGURES] I received 3 letters & wrote 2 to Ilus & Bernhisel September 1, 1854 ~ Friday ...
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    August 29, 1854 August 30, 1854 August 31, 1854 September 1, 1854 September 2, 1854 September 3, 1854 September 4, 1854 September 5, 1854 September 9, 1854 September 10, 1854 September 11, 1854 September 16, 1854 September 17, 1854
  • Page 11

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    December 7, 1865 ~Thursday Dec 7. 1865 I packed away about 25 Bushels of Apples to day. sold 7 Bushels of Spitzenburgh for $50. Paid A. O. Smoots clerk, Shetler, $100, Borrowed Money. Paid McKean for U.S. taxes $20, per J. C. Little borrowed $20 of Mitchel. I spent the Evening reading the Letters of O. Cowdry on the Early history of the Church December 8, 1865 ~ Friday 8 I spent the fore part of the day in the ...
    Dates:
    December 7, 1865 December 8, 1865 December 9, 1865 December 10, 1865 December 11, 1865 December 12, 1865 December 13, 1865 December 14, 1865 December 15, 1865
  • Page 190

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    May 12, 1869 ~ Wednesday May 12, 1869 Robert Scholes arived to day I paid tithing Money into the tithing office sent from the south. May 13, 1869 ~ Thursday to May 14, 1869 ~ Friday 13 & 14 I spent ion the farm planting potatoes & sowing oats May 15, 1869 ~ Saturday May 15 I attended the school of the prophets I was vary weary with hard labor. A Letter was read from John Pack ridiculeing ...
    Dates:
    May 12, 1869 May 13, 1869 May 14, 1869 May 15, 1869 May 16, 1869 May 17, 1869 May 18, 1869 May 21, 1869 May 22, 1869
  • Page 191

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    May 23, 1869 ~ Sunday May 23, 1869 Sunday I met the largest Assembly at Fort Harriman that I had Ever seen in that place & spoke to them twice during the day A number of them bore testimony May 24, 1869 ~ Monday 24 Jeremiah carried me home to S L City distance both ways 40 40 Mls It Rained mostly through the day May 25, 1869 ~ Tuesday 25 It rained hard all day May 26, 1869 ~ ...
    Dates:
    May 23, 1869 May 24, 1869 May 25, 1869 May 26, 1869 May 27, 1869
  • Page 206

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Sept 12 1869 We again Met at 1 oclok. W Woodruff prayed G. A. Smith spoke 17 minuts G Q Cannon 20 W Woodruff 14 Minuts Names of Missionaries called were then read to the Assembly. D H Wells spoke 11 M F D Richards 8 & President Young 60 Minuts. At the close of the Meeting we drove to Ogden 22 M. I spent the night with Brother F D Richards & looked at the printed
    Dates:
    September 13, 1869 September 14, 1869 September 16, 1869 September 17, 1869 September 18, 1869
  • Page 212

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Oct 10, 1869 G A. Smith spoke 10 Minuts D. H. Wells spoke 32 Minuts I attended the Missionary Meeting at the City Hall in the Evening we finished Blessing 169 Missionaries most of them to the States {[2 illegible words] Delight showed their [illegible]} October 11, 1869 ~ Monday 11 Monday I Attended at the Endowment House we gave Endowments to 82. D. H. Wells sealed 40, W Woodruff 23, J F Smith 12 ...
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    October 11, 1869 October 12, 1869 October 13, 1869 October 14, 1869 October 15, 1869 October 16, 1869
  • Page 235

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    Feb 6, 1870 By L. E. Harrington & W Woodruff {[Shorthand]} I bore a strong testimony to the people At the close of the Meeting I met with the Presidency & Twelve for prayer I attended meeting in the 14 ward in the Evening Lorenzo Snow spoke one hour & 15 minuts I then spoke about 30 Minuts I gave an Account of my meditations of what I should do if tryed for Polygamy Before Judge Hawley We had a good meeting February ...
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    February 7, 1870 February 8, 1870 February 9, 1870 February 10, 1870 February 11, 1870 February 12, 1870
  • Page 243

    Part of Journal (October 22, 1865 – December 31, 1872)

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    April 2, 1870 ~ Saturday April 2d 1870 I Attended the school of the prophets & speeches were made By Pres- ident Wells & several of the Twelve I went to the News office & signed the Protest against the Passage of the Cullom Bill By the senate. A contribution was taken up in the school to pay for sending the Papers & Pamphlet to each Member of Congress some $75 was collected. I attended the funeral of Mother Jordan R L Campbells ...
    Dates:
    April 2, 1870 April 3, 1870 April 4, 1870 April 5, 1870 April 6, 1870 April 7, 1870